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Passion for work and play

Fred Ekman is retired - but not really. The Roseville resident, now in the midst of moving to Sun City Lincoln, is still passionately involved with his work, which just happens to ...

It's Drip for a Dry county

In the Land of 10,000 Lakes, water is never an issue. So when Roseville resident Joe Walia relocated from Minnesota six years ago, words like drought and water metering were fairly ...

Roseville's Strong Enterprises makes drip fertilizing easy

With stifling summer days just over the horizon, the words water and conservation will again be a hot topic on the parched lips of Placer County homeowners. For many years professi ...

Choir gains popularity through years

There are benefits for joining Granite Bay High School's choir, like the group's recent trip to sunny Hawaii to participate in their spring tour. But there's no doubt becoming a me ...

Boating season, safety warming up

With the days getting longer and summer fast approaching, Folsom Lake will soon become filled with boaters, water-skiers and wake boarders. With those additional crowds comes a nee ...

Rising to Prominence

Arturo Gonzalez still recalls watching migrant workers scatter in all directions when trucks from the U.S. Department of Immigration and Naturalization would pull up in the fields. ...

Celebrations abound for Cinco de Mayo

Schools and community organizations throughout Roseville are set to celebrate Cinco de Mayo this year with food, fun, education and more. Often confused with Mexico's Independence ...

Granite Bay physician drowns in Lake Natoma

Friends, family members and patients of Dr. Michael Erich Wild of Granite Bay will remember him as a kind, personal man and a respected doctor. A kayacker discovered Wild's body a ...

Reward offered for stolen historical negatives

Roseville historian Duke Davis is still hoping someone will return negatives of historical photographs taken during the burglary of a Roseville business last week. Between 250 and ...

Geese rescued from Loomis are grounded

Nineteen Canada geese will be released to a bird sanctuary, but will never fly again due to injuries they allegedly received at the hands of a Loomis adult care facility owner. Th ...

Chapman University makes move to Roseville

Chapman University students living in Roseville will notice a drastic cut in commute time as the private college has relocated from its Sacramento campus to a new facility in Rosev ...

Legacy of Life

As a father realizing the loss of his teen-age son following a car crash last summer was imminent, Frits Goudberg of Roseville was naturally overwhelmed with grief. Nick Goudberg h ...

Rockholm to run for supervisor seat

Mayor Pro Tem F.C. "Rocky" Rockholm anno-unced his candidacy Thursday for the Placer County Board of Supervisors District 1 seat in 2006, currently held by Bill Santucci of Rosevil ...

Musical council chairs could be result of county supervisor race in 2006

When Earl Rush stepped down from the city council in September 2003, the resulting vacancy created a dispute between the council and its critics as to how to fill a vacant seat. U ...

New law could reduce alcohol-related auto accidents

Drunk driving accidents will affect one out of every three people in their lifetime. Another scary fact: An average of 1,000 accidents involving an intoxicated driver occur in the ...